Featured on the Today Show, ABC, Beyond the Business Radio Show, and CEO World, Dr. Troy Hall is an award-winning culture strategist, radio show host, speaker, author, and talent retention expert.

As the author of the Best Selling Title, Cohesion Culture: Proven Principles to Retain Your Top Talent, and co-author of a Best New Book Release, Mission Matters: World’s Leading Entrepreneurs Reveal Their Top Tips for Success, Dr. Troy was once told he did not have the talent to write. His mom, Fanny, reminded him, “It’s not the successes or failures that shape your life, it’s how you handle them.”

Crystal Washington, CSP works with organizations that want to leverage technology to increase profits and productivity! As a technology strategist and certified futurist, Crystal takes complex social media, app, and web topics and makes them easy to understand and accessible for everyday people. Crystal’s clients comprise Fortune 500 companies including Google, Microsoft, and GE, and as a sought-after keynote speaker, she has entertained and educated audiences around the globe. As one of Forbes’ 50 Leading Female Futurists, She appears weekly on season two of the Emmy nominated show, Life 2.0 and she’s appeared in numerous publications including Entrepreneur and Bloomberg Businessweek. She is regularly called on by major television networks as a tech expert. Crystal is the author of the books One Tech Action and The Social Media WHy.

Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D. is an internationally acclaimed economist and public speaker specializing in making the arcana and minutia of economics fun, relevant and educational. He earned a B.A. in economics with first class honors from McGill University in Montreal, as well as a Masters and Ph.D. in public administration from Syracuse University. Eisenberg, a former Senior Economist with the National Association of Home Builders in Washington, D.C., is the creator of the multifamily stock index (the first nationally recognized index to track the total return of public firms principally involved in the ownership and management of apartments), the author of more than eighty-five articles, serves on the Expert Advisory Board of Mortgage Market Guide and is a regular consultant to several large real estate professional associations, hedge funds and investment advisory groups. He has spoken to hundreds of business groups and associations, often as keynote speaker. Dr. Eisenberg has been invited to testify before lawmakers and is often asked to comment on proposed legislation. His research and opinions have been featured in Bloomberg, Business Week, Bureau of National Affairs, Forbes, Fortune, and many other publications. He is a regularly featured guest on cable news programs, talk and public radio.

CHIEF VISIONARY OF CONFIDANCIA
Creative visionary Melanie Spring has over 20 years of experience helping others build their personal and professional brands, giving them the tools to show up and show off.
As a dynamic international keynote speaker, leadership development expert, sought-after speaker trainer, and the chief visionary of Confidancia, Melanie is the approachable badass who has the experience to walk her talk. In working with entrepreneurs, business leaders, and CEOs of household brand names, Melanie guides engaged leaders to create empowered teams.
Over the years, Melanie has helped tens of thousands of humans find their voices and own the confidence from stages around the world. She has an uncanny ability to create a safe place for humans who want to make change, matched only by her deep commitment to doing so.
When Melanie’s not leading Confidancia, she & her marketing strategist husband are traveling the world visiting friends, chasing sunrises, and checking out new cities with their fluffy dog, Griffin.Type your paragraph here.

Credit Union CEO discussion panel 

Carrie Iafrate CEO of Members First Credit Union, Brad Bergmooser CEO of Financial Plus Credit Union and Ryan Goldberg CEO of DFCU moderated by Dr. Troy Hall discuss trends, challenges, and opportunities.Type your paragraph here.